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Western is a township in Henry County, in the Davenport-Moline metro area.
The latitude of Western is 41.372N. The longitude is -90.377W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 761 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,920.
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25% of Western residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Western ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Western was $21,380, compared with $21,587 nationally.
20% of Western residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Western, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $371. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $908.
Henry County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Western political report.
The average commute time for Western workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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